Larry Edward Funk was born June 3, 1944, to Clifford Carlos Funk and Alta Madelene (Skinner) Funk in Garden City, Mich. He departed this life on March 1, 2015, at the age of 70 years, eightmonths and 26 days. Growing up, Larry moved around numerous times and attended multiple schools; as his father was a reverend for the First Church of God. He lived in Michigan, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Texas, West Virginia and Oklahoma. On Nov. 7, 1967, in Bristow, Larry Edward Funk and Glenna Faye Nolen were united in marriage. To this union were born three children, Jennifer Lee, Robert Michael “Bobby”, and Erin Elizabeth. Larry held numerous career positions throughout his life. In his early days, he was a dance instructor in Myrtle Beach, S.C.. Most notably, he was a senior account executive for ADP (Automatic Data Processing) for 15 plus years. As well, he was a DJ for KREK for many years, working both full and part time.